Snack Summary – Uber sponsors Women’s World T20 while the FA partner with Stonewall

Snack Summary – Uber sponsors Women’s World T20 while the FA partner with Stonewall

Stonewall and The FA launch partnership

The FA has signed an historic partnership with LGBT charity Stonewell – one of the best known charities in the country, and already a fixture in the world of football for its ‘Rainbow laces campaign’.

The world’s most successful gay football club, Stonewall FC will play Wilberforce Wanderers AFC marking a historic step in English football. Wembley Stadium will host the game, and the club will become the first non-league side to play an official regular season match at Wembley stadium, on the 30th November.

Premier League launches Chinese phone app

The Premier League has launched the first ever app exclusively designed for Chinese fans. Considering the fact that the English top flight is extremely popular in the Asian country, this app will enable fans to access the latest news, interviews and links to Chinese broadcasters showing the games live.

Uber partners with the ICC for Women’s World T20 tournament

Uber has signed a world-first partnership with the International Cricket Council to support the ICC Women’s World T20. The aim of this deal is to encourage more women to play cricket but also to point out the role of sport in empowering girls and women across society as a whole.

FIFA and the EBU extend partnership

FIFA has extended its longstanding collaboration with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) for four more years. The new deal will cover the broadcasting of 13 FIFA events in 38 territories including the next FIFA Women’s World Cup in France this summer.